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Anglesite on Galena

#52595

Anglesite on Galena

#52595
Availability
Available
Price
$350.00
Size
6 x 6 x 4.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
PbSO4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Monteponi mine, Iglesias, Sardinia, Italy

A 1cm well-formed colorless crystal of Anglesite in a large pocket of Galena. There are numerous smaller crystals. This is a old specimen from the Earl Calvert collection and deaccestioned by the British Museum of Natural History. Old labels included and numbers on the specimen match to tags. See labels in prov. tab.

Antique Specimen

Anglesite

Formula
PbSO4 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Granular, Stalactitic 
Cleavage
Good, Distinct, None 
Luster
Adamantine 
Color
blue, colorless, green, gray, yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
2.5-3 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Barbara Cureton Collection
Special Info
Antique Specimen
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